eSports

News and results from the eSports world.

Org-less League of Legends team No Ego stormed the Insomnia64 BYOC tournament, winning three straight games over Enclave Gaming in the grand final. The team – consisting of Snuggli in the top lane, Skude in the jungle, Royal Wins Mid in the mid lane, Rabstar as ADC, Viggo as support and Ayleex as sub top
0 Comments
Advertisement feature (contains affiliate links)  The online gaming and esports community has become more popular than ever before. Thanks to lightning-fast processing speeds, the prevalence of mobile devices and a good deal of innovation, game developers seem to be emerging from the digital woodwork. Still, it is important to keep in mind that competition is
0 Comments
Raymond ‘Kasing’ Tsang is one of, if not the most experienced pro League of Legends player from the UK. The support player has played for the likes of Dignitas, Splyce as well as at Worlds in 2015 with H2K. Today, he’s with UK organisation Excel Esports as team captain. How did he feel the LEC
0 Comments
UPDATE (April 12th 2019): Preach has revealed that Blizzard rescinded his invite to a Content Creator Summit in California. Here, he would have viewed upcoming content in World of Warcraft and had the chance to provide feedback to the dev team. But following his ban (explained below), he was no longer invited. The reason he
0 Comments
UK esports organisation Excel Esports have today shown off their new headquarters and training facilities to the industry. Located at Twickenham Stadium, the home of England Rugby, the facility boasts a lounge area, hot desk space, media/green screen room, practice rooms and more spaces for streaming and other activities. They also have access to the
0 Comments
Earlier in the month, Esports News UK’s Craig Robinson attended the Esports Insider Spring Forum in Manchester City’s Football Academy Media Centre. The event consisted of networking, presentations and panels and a local fun FIFA tournament. As for the actual esport content, there were three main segments: esports broadcasting opportunities, SpecialEffect’s charitable work and a
0 Comments
Last week Blizzard Entertainment hit World of Warcraft players with a string of temporary bans varying in length. Amongst those affected were some well-known Warcraft players including British streamer Preach Gaming (pictured, aka Mike) and MethodJosh, a healer for Method’s raiding team. Some players were banned for a couple of days, others a week or
0 Comments
Leeds-based business Custom Controllers UK has been snapped up by gaming chair and accessory brand X Rocker. With ambitious plans for expansion, the acquisition of Custom Controllers UK offers the company a ‘strategic opportunity’ to grow their presence in gaming. Founded in 2007, Custom Controllers UK offers customers some 500 unique controller designs. The company customises
0 Comments
The second global open event of the 2018/19 CWL Season has concluded. North American roster Luminosity Gaming (pictured, above) took home the championship after defeating Splyce in the Grand Finals. Coming in third place was UK team, Reciprocity.   Reciprocity making waves Prior to CWL Fort Worth, Reciprocity benched Australian player Denholm ‘Denz’ Taylor in
0 Comments